Chuck Norris / CEO
Since 1998, Chuck has owned and operated Norris Construction, specializing in residential building and development, as well as insurance reconstruction. Prior to construction, Norris owned and operated several retail stores.
Chuck lives in Charlotte with his wife, Lanai and their three children, Chucky, Lilly, and Khloe.
Lanai Norris / Chief Financial Officer
The 2020-2021 season will be Lanai’s fourth with the Marksmen. As the Chief Financial Officer, Lanai oversees the financial aspects of the team-including budget items, revenue, and payments for both the Front Office and Hockey Operations Department.
Lanai lives in Charlotte with Chuck and their three children, Chucky, Lilly, and Khloe.
Alex Wall / Vice President of Sales
Marissa Reighard / Director of Corporate Partnerships
Shawn Bednard / Community Relations Director, Broadcaster
The 2020-2021 Season will be Shawn Bednard’s third as the “Voice of the Marksmen”, second as the Community Relations Director.
A 2018 graduate of Central Michigan University with a Bachelors in Broadcast and Cinematic Arts, the 24 year old brings over nine years of on-air experience with him to the team, including calling nearly 200 hockey games as the Director of Broadcasting of the Chippewa Hockey Network at CMU. He was fan-voted SPHL “Broadcaster of the Year” in 2018-2019.
Bednard oversees all community outreach and events for the Marksmen organization, working closely with the surrounding communities to get the Marksmen brand everywhere, as well as organize group outings.
Phone: (910) 438-4165
Lucas Kalish / Brand Manager & Director of Digital Marketing
The 2020-2021 Season will be Lucas Kalish’s second with the Marksmen, serving as the Brand Manager & Director of Digital Marketing.
A Chicago-land native, he graduated from Wichita State with a Bachelors in Sports Management. Kalish has had more than his fair share of practical experience in the world of managing a brand and sports. Last season for the Wichita Thunder (ECHL), he served as a Graphic Design and Social Media Assistant. As a content creator, he has amassed a large following from his analysis and experience with the NHL video game series.
Kalish oversees all digital content creation, social media implementation, management and marketing for the Fayetteville Marksmen.
Phone: (910) 321-0123
Denise Cline / Merchandise Manager
The 2020-2021 Season will be Denise Cline’s third with the Fayetteville Marksmen, working as the Merchandise Manager.
A native of Fayetteville, Cline is a graduate of Terry Sanford HS and studied at FTCC. In the 2018-2019 season, Cline completely rejuvenated the merchandise approach for the Marksmen, leading to new and attractive apparel being constantly available for fans.
This season, our “Crazy Merch Lady” will be celebrating her 21 Year Anniversary with our “DJ Hitz The Mark” Scott Cline.
Scott Cline / Game Operations & DJ
The 2020-2021 Season will be Scott Cline’s third full-season with the Fayetteville Marksmen, being the Game Day Coordinator (2nd) and all in-arena sounds as the DJ (3rd).
A native of Fayetteville, Cline is a graduate of Cape Fear HS and studied at FTCC. The 2017-2018 season was a return to post for “DJ Hitz The Mark”, who had previously worked with hockey in Fayetteville as DJ / Game Day Staff for the CHL’s Fayetteville Force in the late ’90s.
This season, “DJ Hitz The Mark” will be celebrating his 21 Year Anniversary with our “Crazy Merch Lady” Denise Cline.